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Contest Giveaway: 5 Copies Of ‘Exit Through The Gift Shop’ On DVD

Contest Giveaway: 5 Copies Of 'Exit Through The Gift Shop' On DVD

Update: Contest is closed. Winners will be contacted via email.

We have 5 copies of “Exit Through The Gift Shop on DVD, courtesy of Métropole Films, for some lucky readers.

Banksy‘s work was born out of the Bristol underground scene which involved collaborations between artists and musicians. According to author and graphic designer Tristan Manco, Banksy “was born in 1974 and raised in Bristol, England. The son of a photocopier technician, he trained as a butcher but became involved in graffiti during the great Bristol aerosol boom of the late 1980s.” Observers have noted that his style is similar to Blek le Rat, who began to work with stencils in 1981 in Paris and members of the anarcho-punk band Crass who maintained a graffiti stencil campaign on the London Tube System in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Banksy does not sell photos of street graffiti directly himself; however, art auctioneers have been known to attempt to sell his street art on location and leave the problem of its removal in the hands of the winning bidder. Banksy’s first film, Exit Through the Gift Shop, billed as “the world’s first street art disaster movie”, made its debut at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival.

For a chance to win, all you have to do is email us the answer to this question: Who narrates “Exit Through The Gift Shop”?

Please include your full name and mailing address. The DVD will hit stores on November 23rd.

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